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Our hometown is full of excitement, fun and even the unexpected. The people, business and organizations in Adam County host special events in Gettysburg, PA year-round, and there is always something new to see. In addition to special battlefield celebrations and events that let you experience history in different and unforgettable ways, the area is home to unique festivals, fairs, exhibits, theater & concerts that you won't want to miss when visiting Central Pennsylvania.

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Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Friday

Friday, September, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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Sep25

15th Annual Maryland Microbrewery Festival 2020

Saturday, September, 2020

The Maryland Microbrewery Festival is a fun-packed celebration that promotes the best of Maryland’s handcrafted and distinctive microbrews. Numerous Maryland brewers will be attending, all true ...

Union Mills Homestead
3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, Maryland 21158
410-848-2288
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Sep26

Haunted Bus Tour

Saturday, September, 2020

To add to this adventure and give our guests what they want in a tour we are adding an unexpected twist and scare to the traditional “bus tour”. On this 1 hour 45 minute journey you will still dep...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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Sep26

Gettysburg Outdoor Antique Show

Saturday, September, 2020

Sprawling out from Gettysburg’s historic Lincoln Square, the antique event is billed as a “buyers and sellers” paradise, with high quality antiques and collectibles. Items range from primitive c...

Downtown Gettysburg
Lincoln Square, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Sep26

Mark Twain BYO Picnic on the Glen Rock Express

Saturday, September, 2020

Live and in person, Mark Twain with Henry H. Rogers, the Hell Hound Of Wall Street, and the Beautiferous Livy Clemens! Ride the train to Glen Rock, following the scenic York County Heritage Rail Trail...

Northern Central Railway
2 W Main St, New Freedom, PA 17349
717-942-2370
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Sep26

Family Cooking Class: Johnny Appleseed Celebration at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday, September, 2020

We are excited to be able to start offering our family classes again and are taking steps to ensure that all parents, children and HBI staff stay healthy and have a great delicious summer! Here is wha...

Hollabaugh Bro's
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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Sep26

CANCELED – Hanover Dutch Festival

Saturday, September, 2020

*The 2020 event has been canceled. Delicious foods, handmade crafts, classic cars, and great music – combined, these traditions have drawn thousands of people to downtown Hanover for three decades ...

Downtown Hanover
Center Square, Hanover, PA 17331
717-637-6130
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Sep26

Leadership Lessons from Lincoln Online Course

Monday, September, 2020

Online program that features personalized, two-way, real-time video conversations—including video breakout rooms—that allow Tigrett’s facilitators to achieve in-person results while accommodatin...

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717-334-9089
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Sep28

Apple Harvest Festival Weekends at Hollabaugh’s

Saturday, October, 2020

While the main festival takes place at the South Mountain Fairgrounds just a few miles from the farm, no trip to Adams County would be complete without a stop at the market to stock up on all things a...

Hollabaugh Bros
545 Carlisle Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-8412
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Oct03

HABPI’s Ride for Trails 2020

Saturday, October, 2020

Join HABPI for its fifth “Ride for Trails”.  After much research and discussion, we have decided to proceed with a modified ride this year to ensure a safe event for everyone. And to give...

Gettysburg Rec Park
545 Long Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-398-2949
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Oct03

National Apple Harvest Festival

Saturday, October, 2020

*The 2020 National Apple Harvest Festival has been canceled. The National Apple Harvest Festival, which is held during the first two full weekends in October, has been celebrating beautiful crafts, gr...

South Mountain Fairgrounds
615 Narrows Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
717-677-9413
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Oct03

Labrador Retriever Club National Show

Monday, October, 2020

Please join us in Gettysburg, PA. Using a line from the Moving Gettysburg Address, Help Us: Celebrate “THE FULL MEASURE” of our Labradors Devotion! Be it in the ring, the field or cuddling...

Allstar Eisenhower Complex
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Oct05

Sunset Guided Double Decker Bus Tour

Saturday, October, 2020

Gettysburg National Military Park Licensed Guide will do the presentation on Double Decker Bus (weather permitting). Tour is two hours in length and covers all three days that took place in Gettysburg...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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Oct10

Pour Tour Shuttle–Beer Saturday

Saturday, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of Wineries, Breweries, Cideries and Distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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Oct10

CANCELED – Fall Seminar 2020 – Overlooked & Often Not Visited

Friday, October, 2020

*This event has been canceled. The 2020 Spring Seminar will kickoff on Friday evening, October 16 at 6:30pm with participant registration and a reception at the Gettysburg Heritage Center at 297 Stein...

Hilton Garden Inn
1061 York Rd, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Oct16

RESCHEDULED: Gettysburg Festival of Races

Sunday, October, 2020

***This event has been rescheduled for October 18th, 2020. What does this mean to people who registered already?  You are automatically moved into the fall event and don’t need to do anything, just...

Around Gettysburg
East Broadway, Gettysburg, PA 17325
866-329-9382
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Oct18

Introducing Rosie the Riveter, Don’t mess with Harry the Neck! & Other Gettysburg Town Unknowns

Tuesday, October, 2020

Historic Gettysburg-Adams County Educational Speakers Series: Licensed Battlefield Guide, Fairleigh Dickinson University instructor and reenactor, Elaine Leslie, has compiled intriguing short stories ...

G.A.R. Hall
53 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-8312
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Oct20

CANCELED – Annual Harvest Day & Parade

Saturday, October, 2020

*The 2020 Annual Harvest Day & Parade has been canceled. The Annual Harvest Day & Parade takes place “On the Square” in New Oxford, PA with events that include: craft & food ve...

New Oxford Center Square
Center Square, New Oxford, PA 17350
717-624-2800
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Oct24

Pour Tour Shuttle–Wine Sunday

Sunday, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of wineries rom the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Adams County. Your reservation includes a...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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Oct25

Pour Tour Shuttle–Mystery Tour Friday

Friday, October, 2020

Join the Pour Tour revolution and let us do the driving! We have selected a combination of wineries, breweries, cideries and distilleries from the Adams County Pour Tour to give you a true taste of Ad...

778 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717-334-6296
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Oct30

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